Passive/Aggressive

Body2Body – Quenching Aarhus’ thirst for hard music (interview)

Blog English March 13 2019
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Body2Body, March 16th & 22nd @ TAPE, Aarhus – live preview by Ivna Franic

Aarhus is in for two pretty sickening events this month – headlined by Lee Gamble and DJ Lag, respectively, and organized by Body2Body, a local club night promoting genre-bending music, pairing cutting edge international acts with leading local talent, and putting a focus on the visuals.

Body2Body has so far put on events featuring acts like DJ Nigga Fox, Jana Rush, RP Boo, DJ PayPal and others, with the two forthcoming events following a similar trail. One could even get the impression that tense club music styles such as ghetto-tech, ghetto house, juke or grime are much more of a “thing” in Aarhus than they are on the techno-dominated Copenhagen scene.

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Mikhail Chekalin – Det undervurderede, post-impressionistiske geni bag jerntæppet

October 13 2017

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Det Glemte Guld – En serie af Mikkel Kongstad

Denne uge står i Phono-festivalens tegn, og derfor har nærværende signatur udvalgt et g(l)emt elektronisk album, der helt i tråd med Phonos tema ‘Encourage’, er en kolossal og grænseudvidende oplevelse for det nysgerrige og åbne sind. Vi skal se nærmere på den russiske synth-komponist og -avantgardist, en af Ruslands mest indflydelsesrige, moderne komponister Mikhail Chekalin (f. 1959) og et af hans hovedværker. “Post-Pop-Non-Pop” fra 1989 er et electro-avantgardistisk og post-symfonisk værk, der på trods af Chekalins høje status i Sovjetunionen aldrig rigtigt er nået ud af den nu forhenværende unions skrumpende grænseområder. Læs resten